Boardwalk and Park Place, Atlantic City circa 1910. The inspiration for the most expensive properties in Monopoly. Park Place is the little street on the far side of the park. Check out this photo in all its high resolution glory to see Atlantic City society in its heyday.
Faces of the Depression- January, 1937 Looking closely at the full size photo, I'm amazed by the large muscular fingers and hands of the boy. His eyes show concern with a serious glare and his mother, with bruised leg, recognizes him with her extended arm. The children of the depression had to grow up faster than any other generation in recent history. Part of the family of a migrant fruit worker from Tennessee, camped near the packinghouse in Winter Haven, Florida." by Arthur Rothstein
"That boy of mine": 1936. Depression refugee family from Tulsa, Oklahoma. Arrived in California June 1936. Mother and three half-grown children; no father. Says the mother: Anybody wants to work can get by. But if a person loses their faith in the soil like so many of them back there in Oklahoma, then there aint no hope for them. Were making it all right here, all but for the schooling, cause that boy of mine, he wants to go to the University. by Dorothea Lange